As outlined in an Apple support document, you possibly can go to Apple’s privacy website and register to see the “Switch a duplicate of your information” possibility. If you choose this and undergo all of the steps, Apple will switch your iCloud photographs and movies to Google Photographs.
Transferring photographs and movies from iCloud Photos doesn’t take away the content material you have got saved with Apple, nevertheless it offers a backup methodology and shops a duplicate of the content material on Google Photographs.
The switch course of takes between three and 7 days, with Apple verifying that the request was made by you. To do the switch, you have to have two-factor authentication turned on to your Apple ID account and you have to have a Google Photographs account with sufficient storage to finish the switch.
Sensible Albums, Live Photos, photograph stream content material, some metadata, and a few RAW photographs will not be in a position to be transferred, however codecs together with .jpg, .png, .webp, .gif, some RAW information, .mpg, .mod, .mmv, .tod, .wmv, .asf, .avi, .divx, .mov, .m4v, .3gp, .3g2, .mp4, .m2t, .m2ts, .mts, and .mkv are suitable.
Solely the latest edit of a photograph is transferred reasonably than the unique model, and duplicates seem as only one photograph. Photographs are transferred of their albums every time potential, however movies are transferred individually.
Apple’s switch service is out there to clients in Australia, Canada, the European Union, Iceland, Liechtenstein, New Zealand, Norway, Switzerland, the UK, and the USA at the moment.